1. 2.2.19. How to solve the problem of the loss of burns ointment on some local wound after the turn-over or movement of extensive burns patients?
    • 2010/10/25 15:04:11
    With the warming effect of body temperature, MEBO is readily to transform into liquid form from ointment form. Therefore, drug loss often occurs with the liquid drug flowing downwards from the higher position. Moreover, the dressing or sheet underneath will also absorb part of the drug on the compressed part of the burns wound in extensive burns patients during their turn-over or movement, Therefore, close observation is required to insure the timely supplement of drug on the burns wound lack of drug. The principle is to maintain the burns wound always moist under the protection of MEBO throughout the whole course of treatment, avoiding the wound from dryness.